Author: Liz George

Deja Vu, All Over Again

December 20, 2007

The trend in town centers is a look that conjures images of the past, even if it never existed in that zip code before.

Seen in: History, Towns & Schools

Petula Clark had it right when she sang, “The lights are much brighter there, you can forget all your troubles, forget all your cares....” It was 1964, and everyone understood the allure of that one-word title, “Downtown.” It was a glamorous, skyscraping, urban beehive where “all the noise and the hurry seems to help.”

Seen in: Best Of Jersey